VTS User Group Meetup - 2019 Fall Session

When:  Oct 24, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CT)

Please join the virtual tape team and the WSC Storage team for a day of learning, knowledge sharing and networking. The session objective is to share our point of view on managing and securing your data in the digital world.


10:00 – 10:05           Introduction

10:05 – 11:00           TS7700 Updates – Toy Phouybanhdyt

Learn about the latest features/functions of TS7700 that will help reduce TS7700 storage capacity utilization, decrease network bandwidth usage with very minimal effort, utilize the cloud as an extension of the TS7700 grid for archiving and secure tape data.

11:05 – 12:00           DS8900 and Safeguarded Copy Overview – Rick Pekosh/Dennis Robertson

Learn about the new member of DS8K family and the benefits of Safeguarded Copy.

12:00 – 13:00           Lunch

13:00 – 13:55           Air Gap – Bill Danz

Discover the TS7700 functions available to provide air gap protection in your environment.

14:00 – 15:00           Mainframe Transparent Cloud Tiering – Toy Phouybanhdyt

Get an update on DS8K TCT, TS7700 TCT and TS7700 object store and learn about the use cases.

If you have any questions, please contact Toy Phouybanhdyt at tphouyb@us.ibm.com or (630) 747-7598.


IBM Schaumburg Office
10 North Martingale Road
3rd floor, 03-3066 North White Pines Conference Room
Schaumburg, IL 60173


Toy Phouybanhdyt